Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

The Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering at Penn State University offers undergraduate degrees in Agricultural Systems Management and Biological Engineering, and graduate degrees in Agricultural and Biological Engineering.

ABE News

Sustainable Communities Collaborative opens its Virtual Spring Expo
May 5, 2020
ABE faculty Megan Marshall and Jeffrey Catchmark along with Capstone students opened its Virtual Expo on May 1st showcasing students' work with Community Partners.
Li Named Biological Engineering Student Marshal
April 29, 2020
Yang Li has been named the biological engineering student marshal for Penn State’s virtual spring commencement on May 9. She will receive a bachelor of science degree in biological engineering with a minor in biomedical engineering.
Two ABE faculty win Gamma Sigma Delta awards for excellence in teaching and research
April 20, 2020
Gamma Sigma Delta announces 2020 faculty awards.
Assistant professor recognized for green stormwater infrastructure research
April 8, 2020
Lauren McPhillips, assistant professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering from Penn State and Cornell found that compost additions in green stormwater infrastructure, like the bioretention basin shown here, may lead to nutrient leaching.
Penn State Extension offers tractor-safety instructor training online
March 19, 2020
ABE's AgSafety course goes online.